Aumann AG’s €80 million capital increase with issue of new shares


Clifford Chance advised Joh. Berenberg, Gossler & Co. KG, Citigroup Global Markets Limited and Hauck & Aufh?user Privatbankier KGaA as underwriters in connection with a capital increase by Aumann AG.

Aumann is a global leader in the production of innovative machinery and automated production lines with a focus on electric vehicle components.

The capital increase comprised 1.25 million newly issued shares, which were placed to investors in a private placement at a price of EUR 64.00 per share, raising EUR 80 million in gross proceeds. Trading in the new shares on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange commenced on 7 December 2017.

The Clifford Chance team comprised partner Dr. George Hacket (picture), counsel Barbora Moring and associate Andrei Manea (all Banking & Capital Markets) as well as partner Dr. Christian Vogel and associate Maria Luisa K?hler (both Corporate).

Involved fees earner: George Hacket – Clifford Chance; Barbora Moring – Clifford Chance; Andrei Manea – Clifford Chance; Christian Vogel – Clifford Chance; Maria Luisa Köhler – Clifford Chance;

Law Firms: Clifford Chance;

Clients: Citigroup Global Markets Ltd; Berenberg Bank – Joh Berenberg Gossler & Co; Hauck & Aufhäuser Privatbankiers KGaA;